Event List

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May-27 Wed
  6:30PM Ambassador Training-RESCHEDULE ()
DUE TO SCHEDULE CONFLICTS THE AMBASSADOR TRAINING WILL BE RESCHEDULED AFTER THE JUNE 5-6 NATIONAL CONFERENCE Join NorCal in reaching out to RPCVs and local communities – at events, to schools and c...


Jun-3 Wed
  8:30AM RPCV Career Conference (Oakland)
Peace Corps is running a 2 day Career Conference in Oakland on June 3-4 for returned Peace Corps Volunteers. Register to attend this two-day conference, where you'll learn in-depth strategies to ...

  5:30PM Career Fair Networking social (Oakland)
Right after the last session of the Career Fair on Wednesday come on down to Max's Dinner and Bar to grab a bite to eat, share a beer and meet with local RPCVs and employers. Whether you are newly...


Jun-4 Thu
  8:30AM RPCV Career Conference (Oakland)
Peace Corps is running a 2 day Career Conference in Oakland on June 3-4 for returned Peace Corps Volunteers. Register to attend this two-day conference, where you'll learn in-depth strategies to ...

  6:00PM Preconference Happy Hour (Berkeley)
Come join us for a happy hour social to welcome all the early bird conference attendees at Henry's in the Hotel Durant in Berkeley...


Jun-5 Fri
  9:00AM 2015 National Conference (Berkeley)
Peace Corps Connect – Berkeley 2015 NorCal Members get discounted Rates! Check membership status Here. Instructions for how to claim your discount below. The National Peace Corps Associa...

  6:00PM PCC SF Bay Cruise & Dinner (Berkeley)
Sunset Dinner Cruise TicketsJoin us for three hours of breathtaking views of San Francisco, The Golden Gate Bridge, and the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area on board a once-in-a-lifetime Peace Cor...


Jun-6 Sat
  8:00AM 2015 National Conference (Berkeley)
Peace Corps Connect – Berkeley 2015 NorCal Members get discounted Rates! Check membership status Here. Instructions for how to claim your discount below. The National Peace Corps Associa...


Jun-9 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on June 16, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pressur...

  6:30PM RPCV potluck & movie (Richmond)
Join us for an RPCV get together potluck dinner and movie The Song of Sparrows. The movie is an Iranian story. After Karim loses his job, he leaves his rural town and travels to Tehran where he is ...


Jun-16 Tue
  7:30PM Pandora’s Box Story Jam (San Francisco)
Join us for Beyond Borders Pandora's Box story jam where we'll explore the consequences of curiosity. Doors open at 7:00pm with socializing till 7:30pm when the story jam begins. OPEN TO THE ...


Jun-26 Fri
  7:00PM SF RPCV Social (San Francisco)
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Jul-1 Wed
  6:00PM Ebola: PC Evacuation of Guinea (San Francisco)
On July 30, 2014 Peace Corps evacuated over 100 volunteers from Guinea due to the Ebola epidemic.  Recently evacuated Peace Corps volunteers, who served in Guinea, will bring an on the ground perspe...


Jul-7 Tue
  6:00PM Storytelling Workshop (San Francisco)
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time. Our theme for this story s...


Jul-10 Fri
  5:00PM Story Jam North Bay ()
Yes! Beyond Borders Storytelling is preparing to host its first story jam in the North Bay. Check Back for details....


Jul-14 Tue
  7:00PM Book -Last Days Old Beijing (Oakland)
Join us for some great Chinese food and a discussion of the book The Last Days of Old Beijing by Michael Meyer. The restaurant - Shan Dong makes there own noodles and has tasty food. The Book - Me...


Jul-28 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on August 18, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pres...


Aug-11 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on August 18, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pre...

  7:00PM Book Club-Going Up Country ()
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Aug-15 Sat
  11:00AM Annual Luau BBQ ()
Details to Be Announced...


Aug-18 Tue
  7:30PM Don't Tell Mom Story Jam (San Francisco)
Join us for Beyond Borders Don't Tell Mom Story Jam where we explore why we do things we would never tell our mothers. Doors open at 7:00pm with socializing till 7:30pm when the story jam begins...


Sep-1 Tue
  6:00PM Storytelling Workshop (San Francisco)
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time. Our theme for this story...


Sep-8 Tue
  6:30PM Potluck & Movie (Berkeley)
Join us for a potluck and a movie at the home of Vern and Pat Phillips very close to the Ashby BART station. The movie is The Piano in a Factory by Director Zhang Meng (Chinese in Mandarin with Engl...


Sep-19 Sat
  12:00PM Recently Returned Party/Grill (Berkeley)
Remember the shock of becoming a “Returned” Peace Corps Volunteer? The biggest adventure of your life coming to an end? Help the newest batch of “Returned” Peace Corps Volunteers make it through t...


Sep-22 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on October 20, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pre...


Oct-13 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on October 20, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pr...

  7:00PM Book Club-Chasing Chaos ()
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Oct-20 Tue
  7:30PM Taboo Story Jam (San Francisco)
Join us for Beyond Borders Taboo story jam where we explore what one culture finds perfectly normal can be taboo in another. Doors open at 7:00pm with socializing till 7:30pm when the story jam...


Nov-3 Tue
  6:30PM Storytelling Workshop (San Francisco)
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time. Our theme for this story s...


Nov-10 Tue
  7:00PM Book Club-Riding the Demon ()
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Nov-17 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on December 8, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pres...


Nov-21 Sat
  4:00PM Recently Returned Thanksgiving ()
raditional Thanksgiving Dinner and Transitions Workshop for Recently Returned RPCVs If you have recently returned from your service (back 18 months or less), come to this FREE event to enjoy an ear...


Dec-1 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on December 8, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pr...


Dec-5 Sat
  8:30AM Alameda County Food Bank (Oakland)
Please join us for this year’s NorCal East Bay volunteer event at the Alameda County Food Bank on Saturday, December 5th from 8:30a to noon. We will be helping sort and box donated food. The work can...


Dec-8 Tue
  7:30PM Breaking Bread Story Jam (San Francisco)
Join Beyond Borders storytelling for the Breaking Bread story Jam, our last jam of 2015. We'll explore how food and friendship mix. Doors open at 7:00pm with socializing till 7:30pm when the st...